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Donaldson Turning A Corner

OAKLAND - It's not how you begin, it's how you end. Josh Donaldson's 2012 season didn't get off to the greatest start, but he wound-up being one of the Oakland A's top performers during the final six weeks of the season. Heading into the 2013 season, the A's are looking for Donaldson to continue the level of play he displayed late last season.

Opportunities in the major leagues are few and far between. Last June 21st, it appeared that Josh Donaldson's opportunity may have passed him by. At the start of spring training last year, Donaldson was expected to battle with Anthony Recker and Landon Powell to be the A's back-up catcher. But when incumbent starting third baseman Scott Sizemore went down with a torn ACL on the first day of...

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